Awards and Recognition

APPI Legacy Award

The Alberta Centennial Conference Legacy Fund was established in 2005. The fund provides financial assistance to APPI members interested in attending and presenting planning-based information at a national or international conference, or for those engaged in research of emerging practices and innovation in the advancement for excellence in planning.

2018 Recipient

APPI is pleased to announce that Ms. Rachelle Trovato of Parkland County is the recipient of the 2018 APPI Legacy Fund Award. Ms. Trovato will utilizing the award to attend and make a presentation at the 2018 CIP Conference in Winnipeg. 

Decisions to accelerate the phase out of coal, the new Edmonton Metropolitan Region Growth Plan, and challenges of being a rural community in an urbanizing world has caused Parkland County to rethink its future growth.  Ms. Trovato will be part of a panel presenting on Parkland County’s Growth Study and their unique approach to growth management in a rural area.

Rachelle Trovato Legacy Fund 2018

Erin O'Neill, APPI President and Rachelle Trovato